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Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Economic conditions"
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Viva Florida 500 Promotional Film

Viva Florida 500 Promotional Film

Date
2013
Description
This film is a documentary produced by Ron Sachs Media Group, in collaboration with the Florida Department of State. It was made in conjunction with the Viva Florida 500 commemoration and provides an overview of Florida history from prehistoric times to the present. Produced for television, the film features commercials for the Florida Lottery, Florida Department of Veterans Affairs, and the Florida League of Cities. Many of the images used in the film come from the collections of the State Library and Archives of Florida.
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ANNUAL FLORIDA PRODUCTS FESTIVAL

ANNUAL FLORIDA PRODUCTS FESTIVAL

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This film has scenes of visitors enjoying exhibits at the annual Florida Products Festival held in Orlando.
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Cape Coral

Cape Coral

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film uses sync-sound testimonials occasionally in describing the growth of Cape Coral. It tells how planned growth and strict zoning help to assure quality of life in spite of rapid growth. Viewers see businesses, schools and recreation. The film is a PR piece for GAC Properties. Produced by McLeod Films; sponsored by GAC Properties.
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FLORIDA COUNCIL OF 100

FLORIDA COUNCIL OF 100

Date
1963
Description
This film opens with someone leafing through a booklet called "Florida Council of 100 - 1963." Next are scenes of a meeting and banquet. Viewers see a group of men looking over a Greyhound bus filled with Florida displays and pamphlets. After that is another banquet where Gov. Farris Bryant participates in the proceedings by phone. The governor could not attend due to bad weather. Guy Lombardo is at the head table, as well as former Gov. Doyle Carleton. All of the distinguished guests are introduced. An all-female jazz band plays at the end of the film.
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FLORIDA INDUSTRIES ON PARADE: McARTHUR DAIRIES

FLORIDA INDUSTRIES ON PARADE: McARTHUR DAIRIES

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Mary McArthur and Bill Wilkerson take the viewer on a tour of the production process of their dairy. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
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FLORIDA INDUSTRY ON PARADE - INSURANCE CO

FLORIDA INDUSTRY ON PARADE - INSURANCE CO

Date
n.d.
Description
Jacob Bryan, president of Independent Life and Accident Insurance Company, shows his company and tells how confidence in Florida is why it was located here. Viewers see the printing department, loan department and computer center. The first sequence sound is out of sync, but is corrected later in the film. Produced by Russell-Barton Film Co. of Jacksonville.
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Florida's Canal Main Street

Florida's Canal Main Street

Date
1965 (circa)
Description
Gov. Haydon Burns introduces this film describing the reasons, location and other details of the Cross Florida Barge Canal. The canal was being built at the time the film was made. The film has illustrations showing proposed design, testimony by the geologist, sequences of Florida industry, footage of flooding in March 1960 and an enemy submarine threat sequence. President Johnson sets off the first blast in construction. Produced by Leroy Crooks; sponsored by FDC and the Canal Authority of Florida.
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT AT TAMPA FAIR LUNCHEON

GOV. FARRIS BRYANT AT TAMPA FAIR LUNCHEON

Date
1964-02-11
Description
Gov. Bryant speaks on the Florida State Fair, President Kennedy's visit the year before, changes in retailing and banking, and notes the interaction of state and federal governments. He also describes procedures needed in the welfare system, care for the aged and care for the mentally disabled. He says that there are over 8,300 more state employees than when he took office, most in higher education, and that the state universities' staffs are expanding. He tells how expanding highways require more personnel and money. He talks about other changes due to growth in the state and says that we must keep up with it. Produced by FDC. The sound is good but not synchronized.
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCE

GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCE

Date
1964-01-10
Description
Gov. Bryant responds to questions regarding a cigarette tax increase, a democratic fund-raiser in Miami with President Lyndon Johnson as guest of honor, State Constitutional revision, the "daisy chain" ballot issue, keeping legislative sessions on a biannual schedule, auto tag price increases, industrial development in west Florida, Florida Inland Waterway and the Cross Florida Barge Canal. At the end of the press conference, Gov. Bryant talks with a disabled child. There are re-shot responses to these questions at the end of the film. The audio level of the reporters' questions is very low. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT TOURISM REPORT

GOV. FARRIS BRYANT TOURISM REPORT

Date
1961
Description
This is kinescope television footage of Gov. Bryant commenting on tourism and the benefits it brings to the state. Florida Development Commissioner Wendell Jarrard details the marketing strategies Florida uses to reach potential tourists. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Viva Florida 500 Promotional FilmViva Florida 500 Promotional Filmpromotional films
Florida history
Conquistadors
re-enactors
Native American history
Viva Florida 500
Columbian Exchange
Spanish Florida
British Florida
Civil War
slavery
colonialism
Mission San Luis
industry
economic conditions
education
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ANNUAL FLORIDA PRODUCTS FESTIVAL ANNUAL FLORIDA PRODUCTS FESTIVAL Economic Conditions
Exhibits
Promotional films
Tourism
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Cape Coral Cape Coral Economic conditions
Land development
Promotional films
Real estate
Recreation
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FLORIDA COUNCIL OF 100 FLORIDA COUNCIL OF 100 Economic conditions
Jazz music
Promotional films
Tourism
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FLORIDA INDUSTRIES ON PARADE: McARTHUR DAIRIES FLORIDA INDUSTRIES ON PARADE: McARTHUR DAIRIES Economic conditions
Cattle
Dairies
Livestock
Milk production
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FLORIDA INDUSTRY ON PARADE - INSURANCE CO FLORIDA INDUSTRY ON PARADE - INSURANCE CO Economic conditions
Insurance industry
Promotional films
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Florida's Canal Main StreetFlorida's Canal Main StreetEconomic conditions
Drainage
Flood control--Florida
Governors--Florida
Promotional films
Canals
Inland waterways
Construction
Infrastructure
Cold War
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT AT TAMPA FAIR LUNCHEON GOV. FARRIS BRYANT AT TAMPA FAIR LUNCHEON Economic conditions
Governors-Florida
High education
Infrastructure
Politicians
Politics
Public health
Transportation
Welfare
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCE GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCE Economic conditions
Governors-Florida
Politicians
Politics
Taxation
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT TOURISM REPORT GOV. FARRIS BRYANT TOURISM REPORT Economic conditions
Governors-Florida
Marketing
Politicians
Politics
Promotional films
Tourism
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